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Falmouth
Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont consists of an art studio, historic house museum, and restored gardens and grounds. Woodland paths, a museum shop, and picnic area are also available.
Fredericksburg
Central Park Funland, Virginia's largest Family Entertainment Center, is the perfect place to have some fun. Our 40,000+ square foot facility sits on over 4 acres and is open 364 days a year.
Great Play
(3 Miles)
Fredericksburg
We are a new unique kids gym located in Fredericksburg, VA. At Great Play children ages 6 months to 5th grade develop motor skills, sport skills, fitness and coordination through instruction and fun, structured play, in an exciting Interactive Arenaâ...
Bug Box
(4 Miles)
Fredericksburg
Our zoo features exotic insects, arachnids, and crustaceans from around the world. Yikes, we also have a pet snake"Fred", two family member turtles, frogs and toads, Sammy salamander and so much more! And visitors can view hundreds of specimens and s...
Bealeton
Rollerworks is a family-owned & operated, family-friendly skating center with emphasis on FUN! Our music is censored, and parents are ALWAYS welcome!
Animated Child
(22 Miles)
Montclair
The Animated Child provides an integrated environment where children are encouraged to be curious and independent. Our setting is created for the inquisitive child. We aspire to develop a deep sense of self in our children.
Spotsylvania
In the summer months, kids can learn from experts about panning for gold! There are 11 trails within the park, plus a visitor centre, and opportunities for boating, fishing and seasonal swimming.
Manassas
offers 6,400 sq ft of play space filled with a variety of high standard inflatables, from giant slides and obstacle courses to classic bounce houses and more.
Kings Dominion
(32 Miles)
Doswell
They've got the most hair-raising rides, the wettest water park, the most sizzling stage shows, and tons of other cool stuff everyone can enjoy. 400 acres of ultimate entertainment for the entire family!
Manassas
Skate N Fun Zone offers skating for all ages, skating classes and play zone for children. You and your kids can also have lots of fun in the Laser tag. Celebrate your kids birthday party or come to the adults skate party.
Manassas
770 foot Lazy River - 25 Meter Lap Pool - Interactive children's area with 4 slides, bubblers and fountains - Activity Pool - Two fast Cannon Ball Slides. One of the many good family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Virgin...
Splash Down
(34 Miles)
Manassas
Features include Lazy River, Lilly Pad and Log Walk, Big Kahuna Beach, play area with bubbles, fountains and activities plus 6 different slides and more besides.
Mechanicsville
The number 1 motorsports facility in the region, see insane 6,000+ horsepower Top Fuel Dragsters, incredible 300 mph passes from the exotic Jet Cars, six second Mountain Motor Pro Stocks, nitrous breathing and supercharged Pro Mods, 1/4 mile Wheelsta...
Mount Vernon
(35 Miles)
Mount Vernon
Great place to go with the family as it has an interactive museum and hands on discovery centre, farm animals and movies about George Washington
Rock N Kids
(35 Miles)
Springfield
Rock-n-Kids combines important academic concepts with fun, modern, danceable music for grades K-6. Conductor Brii and her penguin pal, Quentin will be sure to keep your kids entertained all Summer long. Help your kids ride into learning this y...
Alexandria
ShadowLand in Springfield/Alexandria offers a wide range of activities for every age range. Build your new bear in our Create-A-Friend workshop, play your heart out in our Mega-Arcade Redemption Center, Tag up your friends with our innovative Laser A...
Alexandria Coliseum
(1)
(39 Miles)
Annandale
Alexandria Coliseum is Northern Virginia’s BEST place for INDOOR INFLATABLE AMUSEMENTS and BIRTHDAY PARTIES. We strive to provide you with the best experience. Your smile from ear to ear tells us all we need to know. Find us in Annandale inside K...
Alexandria
There's fun for everyone at Great Waves!! Catch a wave in the wave pool or twist and turn down four-story water slides! Slide with friends or splash around in the shallow waters of the play pool. Little tykes can enjoy the tad pool
Chantilly
As an Adventurer, interact with an ever-changing environment of lights and sound…surrounded by friendly and hostile players and mysterious forces which elude the senses….Challenge and avoid creatures from ancient tales….stalk through spacescap...
Chantilly
The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center displays many more artifacts including the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, Boeing B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay and Space Shuttle Enterprise.
Chantilly
Bach to Rock is fun for kids of all ages who are interested in music lessons, camps, birthday parties, joining a band or even glee club!
Herndon
Preserves a significant piece of Fairfax County's rural heritage with it's working demonstration farm which recreates the era of 1920-1950 for educational value, while the younger kids greet the friendly farm animals and take a wagon ride through the...
Clinton
Restored in 1976 by The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, today the museum presents a variety of programs and events, recapturing the history of mid-19th century life and focusing on the fascinating web of the Lincoln conspiracy...
JW Tumbles
(45 Miles)
Herndon
JW Tumbles offers programs for kids from 4 months to 9 years focus on developing every child's social, physical and cognitive skills, each level is specifically designed to engage and challenge your child based on his or her age and developmental mil...
SW Washington DC
East Potomac Tennis Center has 24 courts10 clay and 14 hardincluding lighted courts for evening play, as well as a practice wall.
SW Washington DC
Get ready for the sights and sounds of the Nation's Capital. Tourmobile Sightseeing's narrated shuttle tours take you right where you want to go with unlimited free reboarding. You choose where to stop, stay as long as you want, then reboard and ride...
Herndon
Bach to Rock Herndon is fun for kids of all ages who are interested in music lessons, camps, birthday parties, joining a band or glee club and more!
FDR Memorial
(46 Miles)
Southwest - Waterfront
Spread over 7.5 acres, traces 12 years of the history of the United States through a sequence of four outdoor rooms, one for each of FDR's terms of office. Sculptures inspired by photographs depict the 32nd president alongside his dog Fala.
Reston
Fit Kids Let's Move June 17, Redskin Cheerleaders, Power Panther, WAT-AAH!
SW Washington DC
As well as the mini golf, there is a driving range, playground, outdoor pool, tennis courts and picnic facilities. Great idea if you are looking for fun places to go with your kids in Washington DC.
Washington
Kids know a lot about the 16th president from school, and are generally very interested to visit the memorial of Lincoln
Mclean
Bach to Rock is fun for kids of all ages who are interested in music lessons, camps, birthday parties, joining a band or glee club and more!
Glen Allen
Kids' Classes, Camps, and Birthday Parties for the Six and Under Crowd!
Reston
The Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole offers more than an acre of slides, flumes, sprays, showers, floatables and interactive play features, circled by Rattlesnake River with a 2.5 mile per hour current that gently nudges tubes along
NW Washington DC
Free daily performances are held on the Millennium Stage in the Grand Foyer. There are free guided tours every day and have a section on their website just for family performances.
SW Washington DC
This internationally acclaimed museum tells the story of the Holocaust through artifacts, films, photos, and oral histories.
SW Washington DC
You'll see how paper money gets printed, cut, sorted and inspected for defects. There is a self guided 35 minutes tour which is one of DC's most populra.
Washington
Take a tour of Washington DC with City Segway Tours and enjoy a novel way of seeing the city!
Washington
At Capital City Bike Tours we aim to provide every guest a unique, creative, and fresh experience as we tour our nation’s capital. Our world-class, licensed tour guides offer the highest level of customer service to ensure you have the most enjoyab...
NW Washington DC
Lots for kids to do, check out the special kids section of the website. Lots of hands-on exhibits, old cars, trains - the kid of things that keep the small people amused - can get busy though, so best to go b4 lunch
NW Washington DC
Apart from being a great art gallery, they also do great family programs - recommended for the small people as galleries can be hard work when you are little
National Aquarium
(1)
(47 Miles)
SW Washington
The aquarium features a wide variety of marine life that includes sharks, rays, reptiles and several endangered species. The 70 tanks house sea turtles, American alligators, sharks, piranha and 1,200 other specimens of marine life.
NW Washington DC
Ride along the historic C&O Canal in a boat pulled by mules. Experience rising 8 feet in a lock. Hear park rangers in period clothing describe what life was like for the families that lived and worked on the canal. Enjoy life at a slower pace.
Washington
Hundreds of artifacts on display including the original Wright 1903 Flyer, the Spirit of St. Louis, the Apollo 11 command module, and a lunar rock sample that visitors can touch. The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center displays many more artifacts including ...
SW Washington DC
The National Museum of the American Indian is committed to advancing knowledge and understanding of Native cultures(check out the website)!!!
Navy Yard
(47 Miles)
Washington DC
Loads of hands on things to keep the kids occupied naval artifacts, model ships, undersea vehicles, sub periscopes, a space capsule, a decommissioned destroyer - feel tired just reading it!! Please note that non-military visitors must call 24 hours i...
NW Washington
Top tip for kids, you might want to make your first stop the first-floor Discovery Room, which is filled with creative hands-on exhibits "for children of all ages." Every now and then, the hall comes alive with animal sounds, all part of exhibit wiza...
SW Washington
Loads of different live children performances geared at children - ranging from acting, musicians, mime, puppet shows - you name it - great idea for places to take the kids
NW Washington DC
A highlight of a visit to the Old Post Office Pavilion is always a 360-degree picturesque view of Washington. From the observation deck of the 315-foot granite Clock Tower, you can enjoy the city\'s second highest vantage point after the Washington M...
White House
Public tours of the White House are available for groups of 10 or more people. Requests must be submitted through one's Member of Congress and are accepted up to six months in advance.

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Fredericksburg with kids

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Sport Bounce of Loudoun

(49 Miles) Indoor Play in Ashburn

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Alexandria Coliseum

(39 Miles) Indoor Play in Annandale

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Animated Child

(22 Miles) Indoor Play in Montclair

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House of Bounce

(31 Miles) Indoor Play in Manassas

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Central Park Funland

(3 Miles) Indoor Play in Fredericksburg

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Frying Pan Farm Park

(44 Miles) Kids Fun in Herndon

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ShadowLand Family Entertainment Center

(38 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Alexandria

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Great Play

(3 Miles) Indoor Play in Fredericksburg

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Great Waves Water Park

(40 Miles) Waterparks in Alexandria

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Kings Dominion

(32 Miles) Theme Parks in Doswell

Fun places to visit in Fredericksburg with kids

Virginia is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of Virginia's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in Virginia with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

There are so many fun places to go with kids in Virginia - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in VA